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Fraubrunnen District was one of the 26 administrative districts in the canton of Bern, Switzerland. Its capital was the municipality of Fraubrunnen. The district had an area of 124 km² and consisted of 27 municipalities. It was dissolved on 1 January 2010 as part of a reorganization of the districts of the Canton. Much of the district became part of the new Emmental district.[1]

Fraubrunnen District

Amtsbezirk Fraubrunnen
District
Location of Fraubrunnen District
Country  Switzerland
Canton Bern
CapitalFraubrunnen
Area
 • Total124 km2 (48 sq mi)
Population
 (2007)
 • Total38,895
 • Density310/km2 (810/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Municipalities26
Municipality Population (Jan 2005) Area (km²)
Bangerten 163 2.2
Bätterkinden 2,780 10.1
Büren zum Hof 455 3.5
Deisswil bei Münchenbuchsee 80 2.1
Diemerswil 185 2.8
Etzelkofen 350 2.8
Fraubrunnen 1,691 7.7
Grafenried 912 4.7
Iffwil 399 5.0
Jegenstorf 4,508a 8.9
Limpach 327 4.4
Mattstetten 565 3.8
Moosseedorf 3,437 6.3
Mülchi 250 3.8
Münchenbuchsee 9,519 8.9
Münchringen 544 2.4
Ruppoldsried 256 2.2
Schalunen 378 1.4
Scheunen 71 2.
Urtenen-Schönbühl 5,337 7.2
Utzenstorf 3,763 17.0
Wiggiswil 95 1.4
Wiler bei Utzenstorf 794 3.8
Zauggenried 314 3.7
Zielebach 337 1.9
Zuzwil 504 3.5
^a Population is as of December 2007, includes population and area of Ballmoos which merged into Jegenstorf in 2010

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